The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of F5 products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited F5 over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within F5 Networks, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
F5
Rank 20 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing F5 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 4.00% 6.45% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.08% 13.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
F5
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Vendors Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 29 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 78.67% 46.77% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 76
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

F5
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

F5 Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

F5
Salary Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing F5 across the Dunstable region.

F5 Salary Trend in Dunstable

F5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) CCDP
2 3 (60.00%) HND
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) HP NNM
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (40.00%) DWDM
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office

F5
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dunstable region citing F5 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited F5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) HSRP
2 2 (40.00%) RIP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) DWDM
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) CCDP
2 3 (60.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) HP